Travel Blogs from Panama City
... the money buying a new one it willbe ok) and Paul needed new waterproof trousers.
Just before we left, Ginger the German arrived on his bike, the likes of which I have not seen on this trip. Some guys carry a spare tyre....he had four...and a top box to beat all top boxes !! Pics next time.
i was just about to put a load into the washing machine and had space so asked him if he wanted to put ...
... I decide when and where I do things and I know that 90% of the world doesn’t have the same liberties. Spending time teaching my studies here is what’s really rewarding. And being the recipient of the Latin hospitality; their unswerving loyalty and almost childlike appreciation for a foreigner has certainly taught me a lot. As flawed as I still am, Panama has made me a far more patient, understanding, and appreciative person. I know I won’t be here ...
... of about 5 or 6 games over the next few days.
Mamallena was a really great social hostel and we got to meet a lot of really kool people. Many of the people staying here were, like us, heading down to Cartagena, Colombia on a boat. Some of the more interesting people we met here included Eric (USA) who had spent the last few months biking down through Central America taking a route ...
... to the hotel. It's actually very easy to get to know other people when one is open to it. The overall smell is somewhat like in Thailand but not that intense - perhaps it has something to do with tropical/subtropical weather. Although I find it a little bit repulsing, I actually enjoyed smelling it again after many months... :) I saw the American continent for the first time ever in my life at 02:03 today when we ...
... and received very odd looks should have been our first clue. All the way into Las Palmas the bus stopped and picked up uniformed school children the bus was over flowing by the time we made it to Las Palmas. We were let off at the bus station where through a series of hand gestures and map pointing with minimal language skills we were informed that there was no way to go to Boca Chica from there without backtracking quite a ways. ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services